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Janelle Nanos

Janelle is a business reporter at the Boston Globe, covering retail, restaurants, and consumer culture. She thrives on diving deep into the ideas, people, and businesses that drive Boston’s economy. She has previously worked at Boston Magazine, National Geographic Traveler, and New York Magazine, and she currently teaches a class in magazine writing at Boston College. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, among other publications. She is a Senior Fellow at the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism.

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Janelle Nanos

The Peloton ad angered America. That’s why Ryan Reynolds’ Aviation American Gin ad is so brilliant

By , Globe Staff

Driving angry is problematic. Going to bed angry isn’t advised. But shopping angry? Well, that might actually have some benefits.

J.Jill president, CEO steps down

By , Globe Staff

After just a year and a half in the role, Linda Healy has left the Quincy-based women’s clothing retailer.

Local Swissbakers cafe chain abruptly shuts down operations

By , Globe Staff

After 13 years in business, Swissbakers abruptly shut down Thursday, shuttering its four locations in Allston, North Station, Reading, and at Harvard University.

Clothes-for-rent business moves into the mainstream

By , Globe Staff

It has been a big year for the fashion rental movement.